EP 225 | Joe Keithley Burnaby City Councillor up for re-election (& still leader DOA)


Joe Keithley (Shithead) is the leader of hard-core punk band DOA and has been since the late 70’s.

In 2008  The Vancouver Sun named Joe one of BC’s most influential people – of all time!

DOA played for benefits, rallies, protests, and anything with the word environment in it.

Joe and DOA still tour. 20 dates all across Canada in June and July of this year.

So it should come as no surprise that Joe is now Burnaby City Councilor Joe Keithley.  It took him years to get voters’ attention in Burnaby but now he’s no long shot, he’s running for re-election.

This month.

There’s a documentary film crew following him around..hoping to figure out how he finds the balance between being an angry rocker and a well-spoken politician.

One of the people making comment is Beto  O’Rourke – in Texas.

Joe’s s talking about affordable housing, human rights, quality child care, helping the most vulnerable, and assisting seniors and the homeless.  He’s just an all round great guy..and scary good on stage as well.

The Burnaby Election is October 15th . If you can donate or support Joe’s fight…Please contact him at

[email protected]


Mulligan Stew Oct 1st 2022 – Remembrance: Tom Petty And lost friends.


These next two shows were done the day a text arrived saying that our good friend David Ward have been moved to palliative care in his fight with cancer.  David was/is/will always be the heart and soul of CKUA. We all respecfully waited for David’s family to decide when to announce this tragedy.

We will salute him here in several weeks. When I’m able to form words and express myself.

I was wobbly with the news. The shock and sadness of it all.  So the music carried the day.

The Stew Oct 1  – A Remembrance!!

It’s been 5 years this weekend since Tom Petty died.

Our donor Michael Witt had suggested remembering and celebrating Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers.

I played some of his strongest songs and also several of those artists who covered his tunes.

Including John Cash, Walk off the Earth, John Mayer, and The Wilburys.

New music from Dan Mangan, Allison Russell, Dr John, Mellencamp, Whitehorse, Snarky Puppy, Lake Street Dive, Dr John, and Lukas Nelson.

We finish the Stew with two songs for my true friend  David Ward. One from  Tom Petty (You and I will meet again) and another by Paul Simon  (Bridge over Troubled Water –  Live)

*Play it for David

Onward my Friends. David Awaits!


Mulligan Stew (Remembering Tom Petty) Terry David Mulligan CKUA Radio
Learning to fly (live) Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Live Anthology
Refugee (live) tom petty and the heartbreakers Pack up the Plantation
You got lucky tom petty and the heartbreakers Best of everything
Mulligan Stew
The Stew Remembers Tom Petty
Coming UP – Artists who covered Tom
I won’t back down Johnny Cash CASH
You don’t know how it feels Walk off the Earth single
Freefallin’ (live) John Mayer Where the light is
Mulligan Stew NEXT – Tom and The Wilburys [email protected]
2 Gunslingers Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Great Wide Open
End of the Line The Travelling Wilburys Wilburys Collection
You’re not alone Allison Russell with Brandi Carlile Single
Just know it Dan Mangan single
Terry David Mulligan The Stew – Year 26 Coming UP – Dr John & Mellencamp.
Sleeping dogs best left alone Dr. John Things Happen That Way
Small Town (Acoustic) John Mellencamp Scarecrow
Division 5 Whitehorse Im not crying You’re crying
TDMulligan The Stew – Coming UP Lake Street Dive Check out The Stew – CKUA On Demand
Lingus Snarky Puppy We like it here
This is The Stew @ckua Terry David Mulligan Music to remember and honour
Nick of Time Lake Street Dive Fun machine : The Sequel
Drift Away (live) Bruce Springsteen ( & Little Stephen) The Live Series – Under Cover Vol 2
Goodbye Jimmy Reed Bob Dylan Rough and Rowdy Ways
Bird on a Wire (live) Tedeschi Trucks Band Best Live performances 2000-2020
If you want me to stay Sly and the Family Stone Fresh
TDMulligan – The Stew Podcast is Joe Keithley DOA – Election Time details on mulligan stew website
Sometimes (live) Larkin Poe with nu deco ensemble Paint the Roses
Highty High Lee Michaels Lee Michaels
Mulligan Stew CKUA Year 26 @tdmulligan
Mercedes Benz Janis Joplin Pearl
Blowing in the Wind (live) Bob Dylan – The Band Dylan and The Band
TDM The Stew Podcast – Joe Keithley DOA
Walk on Guilded Splinters Dr John & Lukas Nelson and Promise Things Happen That Way
Mulligan Stew TDMulligan Coming up – Two for Dave
You and I will Meet Again Tom Petty An American Treasure
Bridge over Troubled Waters (live) Paul Simon – Jesse Dixon Singers Live Rhymin’

EP 224 | Dr John ‘Things Happen That Way’


New Orleans, Louisiana is one of the World’s greatest music cities.

Mac Rebennack was Dr. John,  one of the singular faces and voices of New Orleans music.

A true leader in the studio, on the streets, and on stages of the World,  Mac won 6 Grammys and became friends with Ken Ehrlich, the long-time producer of the show.

Mac was planning future projects when his life was unexpectedly cut short in 2019. Now, 3 years after his passing, Things Happen That Way will see the light of day. The album, which features three brand new original compositions, an amazing reworking of Dr. John’s 1968 classic, I Walk on Guilded Splinters, and new interpretations of songs by Willie Nelson, Cowboy Jack Clement, Hank Williams, and The Traveling Wilburys was released on Friday.

Things Happen That Way marks the fulfillment of a long-time goal of the six-time GRAMMY-winning singer/songwriter/pianist and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, who first began plotting a country-inspired album decades ago. The album also features guest appearances by Aaron Neville,  Mac’s long-time friend and frequent musical collaborator Willie Nelson, and Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real.

Our guest this week is Mac Rebennack’s and Dr. John’s good friend, Ken Ehrlich.

When Mac passed, Ken was asked to write the liner notes for the album and give a farewell speech at Mac’s  Celebration of Life.

Ken paints a warm verbal picture of the man called Dr. John. Through his dark days of prison and drugs, breaking free of addiction to light up the stages of the world!

And he reads the closing paragraphs of his farewell speech.

Join us as Ken Ehrlich remembers the legendary Dr. John and tells the story of  his last album Things Happen That Way

Mulligan Stew Sept 24th 2022- Dr John ‘Things Happen That Way’


Mac Rebennack – known the world over as Dr. John died at dawn on June 6, 2019. For some of us, he was Dr John. The Night Tripper. For ALL of us he was the voice and face of New Orleans.

His latest (and last?) album Things Happen That Way, releases Friday.
And what an album. Guests include Willie Nelson,  Willies son Lucas Nelson and Promise of the Real. Aaron Neville.
Our interview guest is Ken Ehrlich who for over 40 years was the producer of the Grammy Awards. Mac had won 6 Grammys,  which is how they met and became friends.
When Mac died Ken was asked to write the liner notes and give the farewell speech at Mac’s celebration of life.
Mac Rebennack was a musical genius, a mentor,   a reformed addict, a Father, and husband. And such a character.  Which is why Dan Auerbach is shooting a documentary on Dr. John.

The complete dialogue – and it includes Ken reading some of his farewell speech for us – can be enjoyed on the Mulligan Stew Podcast. 


Dan Mangan
Snarky Puppy
Tedeschi Trucks Band
Asleep at the Wheel/ Lyle Lovett
Madison Cunningham
Larkin Poe
And the tracks that make up Bob Dylan’s appearance at The Last Waltz.
And Van Morrison live in SF



Mulligan Stew Terry David Mulligan CKUA Radio
preachin blues Larkin Poe single
blue suede shoes ry cooder the slide area
woman got soul the impressions people get ready
in my life madison cunningham single
The Stew Year 26 [email protected] Todays Guest – Ken Ehrlich on Dr John
trouble in mind asleep at the wheel. lyle lovett still the king
why get up the fabulous thunderbirds the essential FT
superstition stevei wonder talking book
TDMulligan – The Stew Guest – Ken Ehrlich on Dr John Album things happen that way
just know it dan mangan single
leave me as you found me whitehorse i’m not crying, you’re crying
last night in the rain tedeschi trucks band i am the moon 4
Guest is Ken Ehrlich – on his pal Dr John New album – things happen that way Coming UP
fats waller original e flat blues the california honeydrops our vinyl
shakin all over/gloria (live) van morrison a night in san francisco
bet snarky puppy belmont
Mulligan Stew Year 26 [email protected] send your requests
baby let me follow you down (live) The Band and Bob Dylan the last waltz deluxe
i dont believe you (live) the band and bob dylan the last waltz deluxe
forever young (live) the band and bob dylan the last waltz
baby let me follow you down (live) the band and bob dylan the last waltz deluxe
Coming UP on the Stew the new Dr John album with Ken Ehrlich
thats how strong my love is ben uncle soul single
stop and start the sadies colder streams
picking the numbers jessie northey onion knight
TDMulligan NEXT – Dr John’s new album with Ken Ehrlich
Ken Ehrlich – Grammy Producer Friend of Mac Rebennack – Dr John things happen that way
sleeping dogs best left alone Dr John Things happen that way
Ken Ehrlich – on Dr John Complete interview on Mulligan Stew Podcast
old time religion dr john and willie nelson things happen that way
Ken Ehrlich complete interview . mulligan stew podcast The Stew
walk on guilded splinters dr john with lucas nelson and promise.real things happen that way
End of the line Dr. John Things Happen That Way
Ken Ehrlich on Dr John complete interview on mulligan stew podcast

Ep 223 | Nuela Charles Releases her self titled 4th Album.


We welcome back to The Mulligan Stew and the Podcast Edmonton’s Nuela Charles. The last visit was just before the 2018 Junos. She had one of her 3 Juno nominations in her sights.

Her self-titled 4th album was released Friday. It’s the best yet.

Always impressed with her work ethic, passion for the writing and creating of her music, and the honesty with which she takes us through the process.

We’ve included three tracks in the Podcast



Don’t get It

Check out the rest of the Nuela Charles album.  It’s engaging and engaging!!

It’s about Nuela,  her journey, and the power of being yourself.

Nuela was born in Kenya and raised in Switzerland, Canada, and the Bahamas, before settling down full-time in Edmonton, Alberta.

I asked Nuela if the influences of those countries could be found in her music but she surprised me by saying “I’m a rock/pop artist. I grew up on rock. That’s what I like’

She has also shared the stage as direct support for some of Canada’s musical icons including Sam Roberts Band, Jann Arden, and Stars. Additionally, she has been nominated for multiple awards including three JUNO Awards for Adult Contemporary Album of the Year. This year the SOCAN Foundation announced Nuela as a winner of the second annual Her Music Award.

Nuela has amassed over 4 million career streams to date, and placements on hit shows such as Jane the VirginTiny Pretty ThingsHouse of LiesThe Order and Finding Carter.

Mulligan Stew Sept 17th 2022-Special Guest Nuela Charles


It’s going to be a busy Saturday night on the mighty 580.

Mulligan Stew welcomes Edmonton’s, Nuela CharlesFriday she releases her self-titled  4th album.

It’s got a great groove top to bottom and signals a breakthrough for Nuela. Taking charge of her career and stepping out.

Has dates in Germany in a week  and then appears at Breakout West in Calgary Sept 29 and Oct 1st

We talk about the songs and her future plus kind words about how CKUA  supported her career.

The complete interview – the whole thang – can be heard on the Mulligan Stew Podcast.

It’s Hank Williams birthday on Saturday – Yes,  we start with  Hank but then follow with Hank songs by Fats Domino, Norah Jones, Bob Dylan and ….Rockin’ Roy Forbes. (Taj as well..later on)

We lost Jimi Hendrix Sept 18 1970 – he’s ”remembered” (one of my most memorable interviews)

It’s harvest time all around us.

Sept 17th was also the date for the 15th Farm Aid in Bristow Virginia. We’re Playing 3 headliners..

Willie Nelson, BareNaked Ladies and Neil Young. Neil starts things off with a strong message about farmers and farming families.

New music from Nuela Charles/Whitehorse/Marcus King/Buddy Miller/The New Mastersounds/Margo Price/Mayer Hawthorne/Harrison Kennedy

Classics from The Band/Jackson Browne/The Beatles/The Who/Temps/Dan Mangan

All in All – a fun two hours..




Mulligan Stew Terry David Mulligan Guest Nuela Charles
Fall In Tedeschi Trucks Band I am the Moon (One)
The Walk Mayer Hawthorne New Blues Roots
The Obvious Child Paul Simon The Rhythm of the Saints
You lost me Harrison Kennedy Thanks for Tomorrow
Mulligan Stew Coming UP – Its all about HANK @tdmulligan
I’m so lonesome I could could cry Hank Williams Best of
Jambalaya Fats Domino best of FATS
Cold cold Heart Norah Jones Come away with me
I can’t get you out of my mind Bob Dylan Timeless Hank Williams
I’m so lonesome I could cry Roy Forbes Almost Overnight
Terry David Mulligan Mulligan Stew Year 26 NEXT – Margo. Beatles The Band
Been to the Mountain Margo Price single
Don’t let me down The Beates 67-70
Ain’t that a lot of love The Band Islands
[email protected] Coming UP – Jackson Browne Details at mulligan stew
The load out (live) Jackson Browne Running on Empty
Stay (live) Jackson Browne Running on Empty
Whatcha want The New Mastersounds with Eddie Roberts Whatcha Want
Mulligan Stew Coming – Farm Aid 2000 &remembering Jimi Guest Nuela Charles
Division 5 Whitehorse I’m not crying, You’re crying
Mind your own business Taj Mahal Senor Blues
Dark Cloud Marcus King Young Blood
The way you do the things you do The Temptaions Hitsville
Shelter me Buddy Miller Universal United House of Prayer
Peaks and Valleys Dan Mangan More or Less
Terry David Mulligan Requests [email protected] NEXT – Farm Aid 2000
From Hank to Hendrix (live) Neil Young Farm Aid 2000
On the road again Willie Nelson Farm Aid 2000
One Week (live) BareNaked Ladies Farm Aid 2000
Coming UP – The Who, Jimi and Nuela Charles Brings her new self titled album @tdmulligan
Happy Jack The Who Greatest Hits Live
Remember Jimi Hendrix Experience Are you experienced
Nuela Charles Interview complete interview – Mulligan Stew Podcast TDMulligan
Heavy Nuela Charles Nuela Charles
Nuela Charles Interview TDMulligan
-Complete Interview Mulligan Stew Podcast
Worthy Nuela Charles Nuela Charles
Nuela Charles Interview Complete Interview – Mulligan Stew Podcast @tdmulligan
Save Me Nuela Charles Nuela Charles


EP 222 | Lake Street Dive New Album ‘Fun Machine: The Sequel’ A conversation with Michael Calabrese


Guest Michael Calabrese – Lake Street Dive.

New album Fun Machine – The Sequel  Just out Friday.

It’s 10 years since their breakout album Fun Machine.

They’re even looser and cooler 10 years later and waaaaay more popular.

The band described the new EP: “Imagine you walk into your favorite local dive bar and Lake Street Dive is on stage, doing our regular weekly gig for $5 a head. These are the songs we’d be covering there and how we’d be playing them. Some deep cuts, some sentimental favorites, and some (hopefully) epic crowd pleasers.”

Covers of Pointer Sisters, Bonnie Raitt, Carole King, etc..but all with a cool groove, great singing, and bang-on arrangements.

Hugely popular – this is the second visit to The Mulligan Stew Podcast from Michael Calabrese, original member and drummer of Lake Street Dive.

Play the Orpheum in Vancouver Oct 11

Mulligan Stew Sept 10th 2022- Featured Guest Michael Calabrese-Lake Street Dive


Michael Calabrese.  Original member and drummer return to The Stew. Their new album Fun Machine The Sequel drops Friday.

It’s been 10 years since the first Fun Machine album when they played  small noisy bars .  Now, 10 years later on their current tour  this weekend they play Radio City Music  Hall (sold out),  2 nights at Hollywood Bowl and 2 nights at The Fox in Oakland. Plus an Oct 11 date at the Orpheum in Vancouver.

Plus Ann Vriend (now being called AV) is returning to her porch in McCauley area of Edmonton  Sunday afternoon at 2 pm for a free neighborhood show. ( Please take a look at Merch available)

(1/2 block East of Lucky 97)

New single Don’t Wait from Everybody Matters is out now.

Saturday Donors on Stew would like early rock, R&B, soul. Lining up James Brown. Sam Cooke, The Killer JLL, Ben E King, The Drifters, Rev Al Green


We play the top three tracks in Q&A Magazines Best British Song of all Time. “The ultimate sonic rendition of what it means to be British”

Bands are Kinks. Beatles and Oasis. 

Can you name the song and order? 

The podcast is the complete Lake Street Dive interview. 

Upcoming guests include 

Ken Ehrlich. Legendary Grammy Producer who wrote album notes for his friend Mac Rebennack and his last new album Things Happen That Way. Lots of Dr John memories. 

Nuela Charles – new album 

Art Bergmann – dealing with loss. 

Joe Keithley – Runs for Re-election 

 Kandle & Neil Osborne – The Family Curse 


Mulligan Stew Terry David Mulligan Ann Vriend and Lake Street Dive
I want you back Lake Street Dive Fun Machine – EP
Who’s foolin’ Who Ann Vriend Everybody Matters
I’ve got to get to you Dion. Boz Scaggs got to get to you
Sailin’ Shoes Joey Landreth All that you dream
Today’s guests Ann Vriend & Lake Street Dive Mulligan Stew Year 26 @tdmulligan
Love and Happiness Rev. Al Green I’m still in love with you
The Stew TDMulligan playlist at mulliganstew
Tutti Fruiti Little Richard Little Richard
TDM Coming UP Jerry Lee, Ben E King. Drifters @tdmulligan
Spanish Harlem Ben E King Spanish Harlem
CKUA Mulligan Stew Guests: Ann Vriend & Lake Street Dive
This Magic Moment The Drifters Golden Hits
QMag Best Brit song of all time a song that says/feels what it means to be British’ We play the Top Three
WonderWall Oasis What’s the Story (Morning Glory)
Waterloo Sunset The Kinks Picture Book
A day in the Life The Beatles Sgt Pepper
Coming UP Lake Street Dive New Album Fun Machine: The Sequel
Out of sight James Brown and the Famous Flames Star Time
Bring it on Home Sam Cooke (with Lou Rawls) Best of
Next on Hour Two of The Stew New Dr John &classic Neville Brothers Interview with Lake Street Dive
Sleeping dogs best left alone Dr John Things Happen That Way
VooDoo The Neville Brothers Yellow Moon
Goodbye Jimmy Reed Bob Dylan Rough and Rowdy Ways
Love and Affection Joan Armatrading Joan Armatrading
High and Lonesome Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Raise the Roof
TDMulligan Welcomes Ann Vriend and Lake Street Dive @tdmulligan
Requests [email protected] NEXT Ann Vriend & Lake Street Dive Interviews and new music
Ann Vriend Interview 2PM Sunday Free Concert on her porch near East of Lucky 97
Don’t Wait AV – Ann Vriend Everybody Matters
Never make your move too soon (live) BBKing. The Crusaders. Royal Phil. Royal Jam
Michael Calabrese Interview Lake Street Dive Playing tonight Radio City Music Hall
Nick of Time Lake Street Dive Fun Machine – The Sequel
Michael Calabrese Interview Complete interview on Mulligan Stew Podcast
Linger Lake Street Dive Fun Machine – The Sequel
Michael Calebrese Interview Complete Int on Mulligan Stew Podcast Album Fun Machine – The Sequel
Automatic Lake Street Dive Fun Machine – The Sequel

Mulligan Stew Sept 3rd 2022- Blow The Walls Out!


Two donors this week.

The first, The Witt Family  in Calgary,  suggested a September theme,  after prodding from me.

I’d been working  on a half dozen tracks that describe  what the change of season feels like musically.

The Temptations “it was the 3rd of Sept”

Earth Wind and Fire

Frazey Ford

Rosanne and Johnny Cash

Corb Lund

Willie Nelson

Mixed in are new tracks from California Honeydrops, Son Real, Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Waterboys.

And two classics  Pride and Joy from Marvin Gaye and Mercy, Mercy, Mercy from Cannonball Adderley

Hour Two – completely different donor and direction  (Brian Barrish)

We exchanged verbs and adjectives.

“What can I play?”

“Its the last Saturday of the Summer




Fabulous Thunderbirds




Bonnie Raitt

Bob Marley/Wailers

Tom Petty Live

Van the man Live at The  Last Waltz

Steely Dan Live

Mariel Buckley, Harrison Kennedy and John Prine


Interviews coming

Nuela Charles

Early James

The Family Curse

Ken Ehrlich – Dr John album







Mulligan Stew Terry David Mulligan CKUA Radio
Papa was a Rolling Stone The Temptations 20th Century Masters
September Earth Wind and Fire September
September Fields Frazey Ford Indian Ocean
September it comes Rosanne and Johnny Cash Rules of Travel
September Corb Lund Cabin Fever (Deluxe)
September Song Willie Nelson Stardust
September Songs on September Stew TDMullligan The Stew is now On Demand
I miss you (Part 1) The California Honeydrops Single
Remember Me for Me Son Real (with Lily Moore) Single
The September Stew Terry David Mulligan mulliganstewdotca
Soul Sweet Song Tedeschi Trucks Band I am the Moon 4: Farewell
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy! Cannonball Adderley Quintet
Jazz Profile: Cannonball Adderley
TDMulligan Mulligan Stew Year 26 Find us – CKUA On Demand
Passing Through The Waterboys All Souls Hill
Pride and Joy Marvin Gaye Hitsville
NEXT – We ‘blow the walls off’ The September Stews TDMulligan
Look at that !Look at that! The Fabulous Thunderbirds The Essential FB
Don’t try to lay no Boogie Long John Baldry It ain’t easy
Rockin’ at Midnight The Honeydrippers The Honeydrippers Vol 1
The Weight Aretha Franklin This girl’s in Love with you
Love so strong Bonnie Raitt Just like that
Could you be loved Bob Marley and the Wailers Uprising
mulliganstewdotca -Blowing’ the walls off NEXT – Tom Petty Live
Breakdown (live) Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers Pack up the Plantation (LIVE)
Where I used to be Mariel Buckley Where I used to be
TDM Coming UP – The Band and Steely Dan LIVE -Blowing the Walls off
All I need is you Harrison Kennedy (Ruthie Foster. Colin Linden) Thanks for Tomorrow
Coming Up Van and The Band Live Steely Dan Live
Caravan (live) The Band with Van Morrison The Last Waltz
Reeling ‘ in the Years (live) Steely Dan N. East Corridor
Thanks for Listening Check out The Stew at CKUA On Demand Blow your own walls off
Summer’s End John Prine The Tree of Forgiveness

EP 221 | The Kids In the Hall


Dear Podcast Peeps

We’ve been trying to come up with an excuse for re-running the Kids in the Hall Podcast..

Why would we want to be listening – Again – to the dialogue between myself, Bruce McCulloch, and Scott Thompson.

Maybe if it were Mark McKinney, Kevin McDonald, or the wonderous Dave Foley it would be sexy fresh,  alive and legal.

Keep in mind that somebody from KITH had to work the “secondary markets” and  Scottie and Bruce drew the short straws.

Please enjoy this encore performance on Mulligan Stew Podcast and don’t let it spoil your weekend.

Thanks, tdm